Hon. Prof. Paul Kiprono Chepkwony leads Kericho County that was formed on 4th March 2013. The county is well known for tea farming. Many will agree that this is one of the best county to study in as it offers a cool, calm and green serenity that favours learning.
There are 741 total schools in the county; 582 primary schools and 159 secondary schools. Below is a list of the top 10 best public schools in the county.
Moi Tea Girls High School
The Kenya Tea Growers Association (KTGA) started the school in 1996 through Moi’s initiative. It is a girls boarding school located in Kapsuser location in Kerich county. The school was the best in 2018 KCSE in the county with a mean score of 9.6. P.O Box 1222-20200 Kericho; Tel +254-05231179
Litein High School
It is a government Boys boarding school started in 1930’s by the AIC Church. The school became the second best in 2018 KCSE in the county with a mean score of 8.3. Their motto is “ In God we Trust” P.O Box 60-20406, Sotik
Kipsigis Girls Secondary School
This school is situated 5 kilometers from Kericho town in Belgut constituency in Kericho county.The school is known for doing so well in KCSE exams. Their motto is “Education is the Fountain of Knowledge” and hosts clubs and societies such as YCS, CU, Rangers, Wildlife, Debate and Journalism. P.O Box 194 Kericho or call 0714034055
AIC Litein Girls High School
This is a sub-county public girls secondary school located in Bureti constituency, Kericho county. The school’s address is P.O Box 85-20210 Litein or call 0720020580.
Kericho High School
It is a public secondary boys boarding secondary school located along the Kericho-Kisumu road at Nyagacho town in Kericho county. It is the biggest school in the Rift Valley and is known for excellent performance in KCSE.
Kabianga Boys Secondary School
It is a leading public mixed day secondary school that has made a reputation in academic excellence and character building in the region. Thes school is known as a strict institution that invests heavily in discipline of the students. P.O Box 18-20201 Kabianga or call 0711543687
Tengecha Boys Secondary School
It is a boys secondary school located in Bureti Constituency in Kericho county. The school performs well in the antional exams and has sufficient learning facilities in place. P.O Box 139 Litein.
Sosiot Girls Secondary school
This girls boarding school offers 8-4-4 education system and is located in Waldai location, Belgut constituency in Kericho county. The school was started in 1969 on a Harambee basis. P.O Box 49 C2S Kericho
Londiani Boys High school
This boys secondary school is located in Londiani location, Kipkelion constituency in Kericho county. It is known for a remarkable performance in KCSE exams. P.O Box 38 Londiani or call 0724650009
Tengecha Girls Secondary School
The school is located in Bureti constituency in Kericho county and is an exclusive girls secondary school offering 8-4-4 system of education. P.O Box 139 Litein